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NUTS of Spain

In the NUTS (Nomenclature of Territorial Units for Statistics) codes of Spain (ES), the three levels are:

Level Subdivisions #
NUTS 1 Groups of autonomous communities (Agrupación de comunidades autónomas) 7
NUTS 2 Autonomous communities and cities (Comunidades y ciudades autónomas) 19
NUTS 3 Provinces + Islands + Ceuta and Melilla (Provincias + islas + Ceuta y Melilla) 59


  • NUTS codes 1
  • Local administrative units 2
  • See also 3
  • Sources 4

NUTS codes

NUTS 1 Code NUTS 2 Code NUTS 3 Code

ES1 Galicia ES11 A Coruña ES111
Lugo ES112
Ourense ES113
Pontevedra ES114
Asturias ES12 Asturias ES120
Cantabria ES13 Cantabria ES130

ES2 Basque Community ES21 Álava/Araba ES211
Guipúzcoa/Gipuzkoa ES212
Vizcaya/Bizkaia ES213
Navarre ES22 Navarre ES220
La Rioja ES23 La Rioja ES230
Aragon ES24 Huesca ES241
Teruel ES242
Zaragoza ES243

ES3 Madrid ES30 Madrid ES300

ES4 Castile-Leon ES41 Ávila ES411
Burgos ES412
León ES413
Palencia ES414
Salamanca ES415
Segovia ES416
Soria ES417
Valladolid ES418
Zamora ES419
Castile-La Mancha ES42 Albacete ES421
Ciudad Real ES422
Cuenca ES423
Guadalajara ES424
Toledo ES425
Extremadura ES43 Badajoz ES431
Cáceres ES432

ES5 Catalonia ES51 Barcelona ES511
Girona ES512
Lleida ES513
Tarragona ES514
Valencian Community ES52 Alicante ES521
Castellón/Castelló ES522
Valencia ES523
Balearic Islands ES53 Eivissa i Formentera ES531
Mallorca ES532
Menorca ES533

ES6 Andalusia ES61 Almería ES611
Cádiz ES612
Córdoba ES613
Granada ES614
Huelva ES615
Jaén ES616
Málaga ES617
Sevilla ES618
Region of Murcia ES62 Murcia ES620
Ceuta ES63 Ceuta ES630
Melilla ES64 Melilla ES640

ES7 Canary Islands ES70 El Hierro ES703
Fuerteventura ES704
Gran Canaria ES705
La Gomera ES706
La Palma ES707
Lanzarote ES708
Tenerife ES709

In the 2003 version, the two provinces of the Canary Islands were coded as follows:
Las Palmas ES701
Tenerife ES702

Local administrative units

Below the NUTS levels, the two LAU (Local Administrative Units) levels are:

Level Subdivisions #
LAU 1 — (same as NUTS 3) 59
LAU 2 Municipalities (Municipios) 8111

The LAU codes of Spain can be downloaded here: [1]

See also


  • Hierarchical list of the Nomenclature of territorial units for statistics - NUTS and the Statistical regions of Europe
  • Overview map of EU Countries - NUTS level 1
    • ESPANA - NUTS level 2
    • ESPANA - NUTS level 3
  • Correspondence between the NUTS levels and the national administrative units
  • List of current NUTS codes
    • Download current NUTS codes (ODS format)
  • Provinces of Spain,
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